"He felt great, threw it a little bit extra," Gibson said. "Both fastballs and curveballs."
Next up for Arroyo will be a three-inning, 45-pitch simulated game Wednesday. If all goes well, then he could pitch in a minor-league game five days later.
A source close to
There is still no word how long Iglesias will be sidelined, but it could be a "significant" amount of time. The Tigers will know more after Iglesias visits with the doctor.
"It's a little different than he's been facing," Diamondbacks manager Kirk Gibson said, per The Arizona Republic. "He had a tough at-bat."
Ross is facing no limitations running the bases, and the team hopes he is ready to play in the outfield within in a week.
"It was definitely just nice to get out there, no matter what the outcome, just to step in the box," Ross said. "To be where I was eight months ago and to get in there and compete, it was definitely something I really didn't think was possible at this time."
Also, the Nationals reassigned infielder
The Mets don't need a fifth starter until April 6 against the Reds, which would be the day Niese would be eligible to be activated from the disabled list. Having him open the year on the DL would allow the team to carry an extra bench player or pitcher. DL stints can be backdated nine days into spring training.
There is significant concern in the
Wieland has not appeared in a major- or minor-league regular season game since undergoing Tommy John surgery in July 2012.